July 30, 2014



  • Beans and Gas
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    Beans and Gas

    by Berkeley Wellness

    Gassy after eating beans? You're not alone. The culprit: complex sugars in beans that are fermented by bacteria in the intestines, producing gas. But the more often you eat beans, the less gassy you'll be.

  • Colon Cancer Screening Choices
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    Colon Cancer Screening Choices

    by John Swartzberg, M.D.

    You’re a healthy 55-year-old and at no increased risk for colon cancer. Should you be screened? Absolutely. But how should you be screened? This question has generated a big debate in the medical profession.